I heard an interesting program this afternoon on Fresh Air. Annie Jacobsen, an editor at the LA TImes, whom you may remember from an incident involving strange goings-on on a Northwest Airlines flight, has written a book about Area 51. Apparently, although it doesn’t exist officially it does exist.
The explanation she got from what sounds like a pretty solid informant on the infamous crashed flying saucer incident is very nearly as hair-raising as it would have been if it actually had been alien invaders.
You can listen to the program here:
I was shocked that she had been unaware of the open air nuclear weapons tests in Nevada in the 1950s. I guess she’s too young.